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Judge Rob Philyaw, on the status of Hamilton County Juvenile Court, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Aug. 30, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Paul Lee, Fellowship of Christian Police Officers, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Aug. 31, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Congressman Chuck Fleischmann, on Washington update, at Friends of Hixson Community Breakfast Meeting, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 8-9 a.m. at Creek's Bend Gold Club, 5900 Hixson Pike, Hixson. Breakfast buffet and coffee is $8 per person. Contact David Queen at 423-875-5338 or dqueen@qfsc.com for more information.

David Paschal, SEC Football preview, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Sept. 1, noon at the Convention Center.

Mitch Patel, Vision Hospitality, at Downtown Chamber Council Meeting, Thursday, Sept. 1 at Tupelo Honey Cafe: 1110 Market St. Cost is $15. Networking and breakfast, 7:30–8 a.m.; program, 8–9 a.m.

Dawn Hjelseth, green|spaces, at East Ridge Chamber Council Meeting, Thursday, Sept. 1, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m., at East Ridge Community Center, 1517 Tombras Ave. Cost is $10.

Greg Martin, story on the life of Alexander Hamilton, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Sep. 7, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Cleveland High School Alumni Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Friday, Sept. 9, 9 a.m. at Recognition Assembly Raider Arena. A reception will be held in the commons area at 6 p.m. There will be a Halftime Recognition at the Blue Raiders vs. Bradley Central High School at Benny Monroe Stadium at 7:30 p.m.

The Marion County Democratic Party meets Saturday, Sept. 10, 10 a.m. in the Marion County Commission Building at 5520 Highway 41 in Jasper.  Meet the candidates and help plan activities for the upcoming election – including a yard sale and dinner. For more information, contact David Burnett, Vice Chair, at davidm.burnett1@gmail.com

Councilman Ken Smith, Chattanooga City Council, Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, Sept. 12, noon, at The International Towing and Recovery Museum. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to Facebook or by email to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Mayor Andy Berke leads a discussion of the key issues facing Chattanooga at the Elder Scholars.  Tuesday, Sept. 13, 1-2:30 p.m. at UTC's University Center in the Signal Mountain Room. 

Robyn Carlton, CEO, Lookout Mountain Convservatory, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 13, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Jerry Redman, CEO, Second Life, on human trafficing, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Sep. 14, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Walter "Buckey" Hellwig, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Sept. 15, noon at the Convention Center.

Representative Marc Gravitt, District, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, Sept. 19, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to Facebook or by email to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Marty and Donna Lowe, Main Street Innovations, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 20, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Jim Roxlo and Kevi Beirne, Rotary Foundation, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Sep. 21, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Marty and Donna Lowe of Main Street Innovations at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 27, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Dr. Greg Phelps, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Sep. 28, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Matt McCall, UTC basketball coach, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Oct. 5, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Marty Haynes, newly elected Hamilton County property assessor, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Oct. 11, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Elaine Swafford, CEO of CGLA, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Oct. 12, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Ron Harris, VP Diversity, BCBST, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Oct. 26, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Steven Mandella, polio survivor from Uganda, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Nov. 2, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Veteran's Day Event with special guest, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Nov. 9, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

 



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